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Tenneco/Federal Mogul Motorparts Materials Manager in Ligonier, Indiana

Materials Manager

  • Tracking Code:184056

  • Job Location:Ligonier, IN

  • Country:United States

Job Description

Tenneco is one of the world's leading designers, manufacturers and marketers serving the light vehicle, commercial truck, off-highway, industrial and aftermarket industries. Our portfolio consists of Clean Air, Powertrain, Aftermarket, and Ride Performance products and technology solutions. With our product portfolio, dedication to quality, global reach, entrepreneurial setting and competitive strength, we're at a great place to build a lasting career.

We are looking for a Materials Manager for our Ligonier, Indiana plant to contribute to our Clean Air business unit. In this role, you will lead the plant materials function in the achievement of their overall objectives of high customer satisfaction and efficient operation.

Our recruiting team is ready to act immediately. You’ll first hear from someone in Talent Acquisition to schedule a phone screen, and then the next step will be a personal interview with our Hiring Manager. We pride ourselves on moving through the process quickly, and you can be sure of transparency and prompt communication.


  • Deliver high supplier performance rating with customer.

  • Direct all activities of Shipping, Receiving, Warehousing, Purchasing, Production Control, Master Scheduling and MRO Crib.

  • Develop and maintain effective Materials Control systems (MRP, Bar-coding, customer delivery system requirements).

  • Direct and Manage production planning schedules and supplier delivery plans to meet delivery targets and control inventory.

  • Prepare, control, monitor departmental budget, provide sales forecast and earned hour projections for plant budgets.

  • Employee must perform his/her job within acceptable safety, environmental, quality, productivity and performance standards as outlined in plant policies, handbooks and applicable work instructions.

Required Skills


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business or equivalent experience. APICS certification desirable.

  • At least 4 years as Materials manager, preferably in automotive industry.

  • Metalworking or other manufacturing experience-not process industry.

  • IATF, TS, and ISO experience.